Saturday May 23, 1903: on this day

About May 23rd, 1903, in brief:

  • Day of the week: May 23rd, 1903 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Douglas Fairbanks, Joan Collins
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: Since I first Met You by Harry Macdonough
  • Popular movie: Rip Van Winkle directed by Will Vinton

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What day of the week was May 23, 1903?

May 23, 1903 was a Saturday and it was the 143rd day of the year 1903 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 23, 1903 can also be written as 5/23/1903 in the US and as 23/5/1903 in UK and Europe.

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May 23, 1903: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 23rd is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 23, 1903: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 23, 1903 is Rabbit and the associated element is Water.

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May 23, 1903: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 23, 1903 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 23, 1903 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 23, 1903 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 5% full, rising at 02:28 am and setting at 04:44 pm.

The previous full moon was on May 11, 1903 while the next full moon would come on Jun 10, 1903.

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Who was born on May 23, 1903?

Famous people born on May 23, 1903:

  • Cannie Langston

    Cannie Langston was an American poet known for her lyrical and introspective works.

  • Walter Reisch

    United states -- screenwriter (ninotchka, gaslight, titanic).

  • Pierre Herbart

    France writer.

  • Etienne Ballet

    Neufchateau journalist.

  • Ernst Klodwig
  • Carlo Simonetti
  • Pablo Muñoz Vega
  • Charles William Morris

Whose famous birthday is on May 23rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 23rd:

  • Douglas Fairbanks
    Douglas Fairbanks

    American actor, known for his role as a hero film star in the '20s and '40s.

  • Joan Collins
    Joan Collins

    British actress and beautiful teen model.

  • Drew Carey
    Drew Carey

    American comedian, actor, and writer.

  • Rosemary Clooney
    Rosemary Clooney

    American singer and actress, who was likable, beautiful, and became a big hit in the 1950s.

  • Artie Shaw
    Artie Shaw

    American jazz clarinetist, composer, bandleader (born 1910).

  • Tom Tykwer
    Tom Tykwer

    German filmmaker producer screenwriter and composer.

  • Deborah Adair
    Deborah Adair

    Actress (tracey dynasty and kate-day of our life).

  • Ulla Jacobsson
    Ulla Jacobsson

    Swedish actress, perhaps most well-known for her role as the only female speaker in the film zulu.

  • Betty Garrett
    Betty Garrett

    American actress, who started her career in comedy with broadway musicals.

  • Barbara Barrie
    Barbara Barrie

    American actor and author.

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How old is someone born on May 23, 1903?

Someone born on May 23, 1903 is:

121 years 1 month old,

or 1453 months and 28 days old,

or 6322 weeks and 1 day old,

or 44255 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 23, 1903?

There are 306 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday May 23rd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 23, 1903?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on May 23, 1903.

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May 23, 1903: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 23, 1903:

  • Giuseppe Rigutini

What famous deaths happened on May 23rd?

Famous deaths on May 23rd:

  • Roger Moore
    Roger Moore

    British actor.

  • Sterling Hayden
    Sterling Hayden

    American actor and author.

  • Anne Meara
    Anne Meara

    American actress, comedian and playwright (b. 1929).

  • Moms Mabley
    Moms Mabley

    American comedian and actor (b. 1894).

  • Patrick Cargill
    Patrick Cargill

    Actor (up pompeii and magic christian), dies aged 77.

  • George Jessel
    George Jessel

    American actor, singer, and producer (b. 1898).

  • Nydia Westman
    Nydia Westman

    Actress (going my way young mr bobbins) dies at the age of 68.

  • Dorothy Hyson
    Dorothy Hyson

    Actress (spare a copper sing as we go), is killed at 81.

  • John D. Rockefeller

    American business magnate and philanthropist, founder of the Standard Oil Company and one of the wealthiest people in history.

  • Kawena Pukui

    Kawena Pukui was a renowned Hawaiian linguist and ethnographer who made significant contributions to the preservation and understanding of...

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May 23, 1903: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 23, 1903 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 18th and May 24th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 23, 1903: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 23, 1903 was Since I first Met You by Harry Macdonough, according to the music chart for the week May 18th and May 24th.

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Who was the US President on May 23, 1903?

On May 23, 1903 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 23, 1903?

On May 23, 1903 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 23, 1903?

On May 23, 1903 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about May 23rd?

May 23rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 23rd day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 23rd, such as:

  • 2019 - Syrian civil war, northwestern syria offensive (april 2019-present). sky news journalist alex crawford is shot by tanks of the syrian army in hbit, idlib governorate. they are covering the fighting. their guide bilal abdul kareem is badly injured from shrapnel to the chest.
  • 2018 - Transport in iran: truck owners and drivers from iran start striking in seven provinces in protest at poor working conditions.
  • 2017 - After the manchester arena bombing, campaigning for the united kingdom general elections is suspended. 22 people have been killed and 59 others were injured. isil claims responsibility. ariana grande, singer and actress, suspends dangerous woman tour. (ap), (bbc),

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What happened in 1903?

1903 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure of Blanched Soldier
  • 2 NYers buy Baltimore baseball franchise for $18,000 and moved it to New York
  • Phillies walk 17 Dodgers in a game

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What was the calendar for May 1903?

May 1903 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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